ID number F00328
Title 1. Important arrivals 2. Usherettes learn to handle fire bombs 3. Army champs in heavy workout. (Fox Movietone News Vol. 13 No. 5)
Collection Film
Object type Newsreel
Date made 17 January 1942
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Measurement 5 min 33 sec
Note Open
Copying provision Copy provided subject to permission from copyright holder


1. (1 min 22 sec) Major-Generals Murray, Clowes and Savige back from Middle East. Major-General Odlum, Canadian High Commissioner to Australia. 2. (2 min 32 sec) Sydney, theatre usherettes learn how to cope with fire bombs under instruction from the NSW Fire Brigade. 3. (1 min 39 sec) AIF physical training instructors go through their paces.

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